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Babson College Academic Calendar 2016 - 2017

All dates subject to change.

Last Updated: February 10, 2014

FALL 2016    
F 8/26 Undergraduate Orientation Begins; Residence Halls Open for New Undergraduates at 8:00 am
T 8/30 Residence Halls Open at 9:00 am for Returning Undergraduates
W 8/31 Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin
M 9/5 Labor Day: No classes
W 9/7 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
R 9/8 Graduate Add/Drop Ends
M 10/10 Columbus Day Holiday: No day or evening classes
Tu 10/11 Babson Monday for UG and Grad classes, no Tuesday class meeting
F 10/21 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 10/25 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
Tu 10/25 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W 10/26 Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
Th 11/3 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
W 11/9 Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course
M - F 11/21 - 11/25 Undergraduate Thanksgiving Break (5 days)
W - F 11/23-11/25 Graduate Thanksgiving Break (starts Wednesday evening; no Grad evening classes)
W 12/7 Babson Monday: for UG Monday only once a week meeting
Th 12/8 Babson Tuesday: for UG Tuesday only once a week meeting
Th 12/8 Last Class meeting for Graduate Electives, and all UG classes
Th  12/8 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 pm
tba tba Graduate Two Year Program Modules End
F - Su 12/9 - 12/11 Reading Day
M - F 12/12 - 12/16 Graduate Elective courses Final exams
M - S 12/12 - 12/17 Undergraduate Exams
Sa 12/17 last class meeting for Graduate Evening Core classes
     
WINTER 2017    
Tu  1/3 Residence Halls open for Winter Session
Wed 1/4 Undergraduate Winter Session Begins; see UG on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
tba tba Graduate Two Year Program Modules Begin
R 1./19 Undergraduate Reading Day
F 1/20 Undergraduate Winter Session Final Exams held
M 1/16 Martin Luther King Holiday - No Winter classes
     
SPRING 2017    
Sa 1/21 Residence Halls open for Transfer and G.A.P students
Sa- M 1/21 - 1/23 Undergraduate Orientation for Transfer and G.A.P Students
M 1/23 Residence Halls open for Returning Undergraduates at 9:00 am
Tu 1/24 Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin
M 1/30 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
Tu 1/31 Graduate Add/Drop Ends
M 2/20 Presidents’ Day Holiday:  no day or evening classes
Tu 2/21 Babson Monday: follow Monday class schedule, No Tuesday classes
Tu 3/14 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W 3/15 Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
M - F 3/20 - 3/24 Spring Break Graduate and Undergraduate (5 days)
F 3/24 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 3/28 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
W 4/5 Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course
Th 4/6 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
M 4/17 Patriots’ Day Holiday: no day or evening classes
W 4/19 Babson Monday : follow Monday class schedule, No Wednesday classes
W 5/3 Last Class meeting for Graduate Electives and all Ugrad Classes
Th 5/4 Make up Day  (or additional Reading Day)
Th 5/4 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 pm
F 5/5 Reading Day
Sa - Su 5/6 - 5/7 Undergraduate and Graduate Reading Days
M - F 5/8 - 5/12 Graduate Elective Finals
M - Sa 5/8-5/13 Undergraduate Final Exams
Sa 5/13 Undergraduate Residence Halls Close at 8:00 pm for Non-Graduating Students
Sa 5/13 last class meeting Graduate Evening Core classes
tba tba Graduate Two Year Program Modules End
Sa 5/20 Commencement:  UG at 10:00 am; Grad at 2:30 pm; Seniors check out of Residence Halls by 8:00 pm.
     
SUMMER 2017    
Tu 5/16 Undergraduate Summer First Session and Full Session Courses Begin; see Undergrad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
F 5/19 Babson Monday (Undergrads): follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
tba tba UG full summer classes begin
M 5/22 Graduate Summer First Session Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
R 5/25 Graduate One Year Program Modules Begin
M 5/29 Memorial Day: no day or evening classes
F 6/2 Babson Monday (Undergrads and Graduates); follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
Th 6/8 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
Th 6/15 Last day to withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate course (one meeting per week)
W 6/21 Last day to withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate course (two meetings per week)
M - Th 6/26 - 6/29 Last Summer First Session Graduate class for once a week evening courses
M,R  7/3, 7/6 Last Summer First Session Graduate class for twice a week evening courses
M, W, R, F 7/3, 7/5, 7/6, and 7/7 Graduate evening Finals for Summer First Session for once a week courses
W, R 6/28, 6/29 Undergraduate Finals (2 days)
R,F 7/6, 7/7 Graduate evening Finals for Summer First Session for twice a week courses
W 7/5 UG classes begin
F 7/7 UG Monday make up class
M 7/10 Graduate Summer Second Session Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
Th 8/3 Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Graduate course one meeting per week
Tu 8/1 Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Undergraduate course
W 8/9 Last day to withdraw from a  Summer Second Session Graduate course two meeting per week
M - Th 8/14-8/17 Last Summer Second Session Graduate class for once a week evening courses
F 8/18 One Year Program Modules End
M - Tu 8/21-8/22 Last Summer Second Session Graduate class for twice a week evening courses;
W, R 8/16- 8/17 Last day of Undergraduate Summer Second Session class
M - Th 8/21-8/24 Graduate evening Finals for Summer Second Session for once a week courses
W - Th 8/23-8/24 Graduate evening Finals for Summer Second Session for twice a week courses;
F, Sa 8/18, 8/19 Undergraduate Finals for Summer  and Full Session Second Session class